1st Annual Read 2 Me Fundraising Car Show This Saturday In Franklin, NC

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Come out and support this event for a great cause!

Call 828-342-2448 for more information

Also if anyone is interested in cruising to the show together The Gem Capital Auto Club will be leaving from the welcome center on the Georgia Road at around 9:30-9:45 on Saturday. Non-club members are welcome to attend!

RK Motors Charlotte Auction: The NASCAR Lots

Wednesday and Thursday we were  looking at all the cars at the RK Motors auction this weekend in Charlotte along with the race cars, today we will look at the NASCAR cars.  If you missed the last two days coverage, CLICK HERE and HERE

There are tons of cool NASCAR race cars and NASCAR related cars rolling across the block this weekend, check them out!

CLICK on each picture for the complete info on the car. All photos credit RK Motors and RKMCCA.com


How about an early Dale Earnhardt Sr. car?


This one isn’t exactly a NASCAR race car, but its close enough. A.J. Foyt’s USAC car and the last car he ever drove to a championship.


All you need to go with these two is an Alan Kulwicki number seven to complete your 1992 NASCAR collection!



How about a Micheal Waltrip rookie car?


How about a Banjo Matthews built car?


How about a pair of Dale Earnhardt Sr. Intimidator Camaro’s?



Any Richard Petty fans in the house?


How about this cool “street” Toyota Camry race car built by RK Motors


Another Dale Earnhardt Sr item, a hall of fame Corvette


And last but not least, Ray Evernham’s custom built “ForPly”

Two Great Local Shows Coming Up This Weekend…..

This weekend we will be talking a whole lot about Carlise and Corvettes but I wanted to take a minute to highlight to very cool local shows, both of which are for great causes!

First up is the 4th Annual Driving Away Hunger Charity Car Show and Sound Off in Clayton, Georgia this Saturday.


Second is the Rev-It-Up For The Vets Cruise In & Benefit for the Macon County Vetran’s Association Saturday at Smoky Mountain Chevrolet in Franklin, NC.


Both are awesome local causes so be sure and try and check them both out! We will be at both providing event coverage!!

2013 Rolex 24 To Have Solid NASCAR Presence

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You won’t have to look far this weekend at the annual twice around the clock battle at Daytona International Speedway to see a familiar NASCAR face. It seems this year more than ever NASCAR stars are coming to the Grand Am Series event to shake off a little ring rust and cure a bad case of cabin fever. Lets take a look at the NASCAR stars you will see in the race.

Daytona Prototype Entires

Juan Pablo Montoya- #01 Chip Ganassi/Felix Sabatas BMW Riley

Jamie McMurray- #02 Chip Ganassi/Felix Sabatas BMW Riley

Nelson Piquet Jr- #5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP

A.J. Allmendinger- #60 Micheal Shank Racing Ford/Riley

Marcos Ambrose- #60 Micheal Shank Racing Ford/Riley

GT Entires

Boris Said- #31 Marsh Racing Corvette

Clint Bowyer- #55 AF Waltrip Ferrari

Micheal Waltrip- #55 AF Waltrip Ferrari

Other names that may be familiar to NASCAR fans are Max Papis, Robert Kauffman, Andy Lally, Paul Tracy, Colin Braun, Christian Fittipaldi, Scott Pruett, and Dario Franchitti.

For a complete run down of the entry list CLICK HERE

The Rolex 24 will be broadcast live on speed. Visit their website for more info!

Ebay Find Of The Week: Tony Stewart #20 NASCAR Race Car

Since the site is covered and will be covered with NASCAR coverage the next few weeks with the Dayton 500 fast approaching I figured this week would be a good time for a NASCAR related Ebay Find Of The Week.


This is a 1999 NASCAR Cup(Winston at that time) Car. Its the #20 Home Depot Pontiac Grand Prix driven by NASCAR Champion Tony Stewart. The car was built at Joe Gibbs Racing. It comes with certificates and the proof. It’s even got Tony’s autograph on it! Check out the ad by CLICKING HERE!


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